American Indian Workshop

Events / Exhibitions / Congresses


Cancellation of these events, or switch to virtual events, possible due to Corona Pandemic. Please check webpages!

September 16 - December 16



Amerindian Lecture Series

Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, Max-Planck-Institut

October 09 - January 30, 2022


Special Exhibitions & Virtual Walkthrough

Voices So True: New Native American Art from the Clyde Oyster Bequest

Birmingham Museum of Art
Birmingham, AL/USA

October 09 - February 06, 2022


Special Exhibitions & Virtual Walkthrough

Lost Realms of the Moundbuilders: Ancient Native Americans of the South and Midwest

Birmingham Museum of Art
Birmingham, AL/USA

October 13 - December 08



First Nations Studies Speaker Series: Nàts’oodzùdii

First Nation Studies, University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC)
Prince George, BC/Canada

November 2021 - June 2022


Webinar Lecture Series

First Nations Studies

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) - American Indian Studies
Madison, WI/USA

November 12 - January 21, 2022



Reconciling Multiculturalism in Today's Canada

University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB/USA

November - January 2022

Special Exhibition

Winter 2021 - 2022

Rainmaker Gallery

December 08 - March 26, 2023

December 07 [virtual ]

Photo Exhibition

Native Runway - Indigenous Fashion from North America

Virtual opening

Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut (d.a.i.)

December 10


Indigenous Studies Seminar

The Progenitors of Providence: The Narragansett and the Making of Rhode Island

Library & Museum, American Philosophical Society (APS)
Philadelphia, PA/USA

December 10


Telling, exhibiting and commemorating minority histories in the United States. U.S. museums and historic sites, and minority narratives

Institut d'Histoire du Temps Présent (UMR 8244, CNRS), Université Paris 8

September 18 - December 12

Special Exhibition

An Inquisitive Prince

Central Library, Gallery of Foreign Affairs

December 14


Allen Morris Forum on the Native South

Property, Migration, and Survival: Petites Nations and Land in late Spanish and early U.S. Louisiana

Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL/USA

December 15


Voices on Indigenous Dispossession and Reclamations Lecture Series

Once We Were Maoists: Third World Currents in Fourth World Anti-Colonialism

Talk by Glen Coulthard

University of Warwick, Coventry/UK & Radboud University, Nijmegen/Netherlands


- January 21



Reconciling Multiculturalism in Today's Canada

University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB/USA

- January 30


Special Exhibitions & Virtual Walkthrough

Voices So True: New Native American Art from the Clyde Oyster Bequest

Birmingham Museum of Art
Birmingham, AL/USA

November - January 2022

Special Exhibitions

Winter 2021 - 2022

Rainmaker Gallery

- February 06


Special Exhibitions & Virtual Walkthrough

Lost Realms of the Moundbuilders: Ancient Native Americans of the South and Midwest

Birmingham Museum of Art
Birmingham, AL/USA

- June 2022


Webinar Lecture Series

First Nations Studies

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) - American Indian Studies
Madison, WI/USA

January 28-31

Graz/Puerto Rico International Conference on Human Rights from an Inter-American Perspective

Camps, (In)justice, and Solidarity in the Americas

University of Graz

February 02 - 04

Annual American Indian Studies Association Conference

Indigenous Survivance and Resilience in the age of COVID-19

Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ/USA

February 04 - 05

[hybrid or virtual]

Doctoral Colloquium

2022 Ruhr PhD Forum in American Studies

TU Dortmund University | University of Duisburg-Essen | Ruhr-University Bochum
Dortmund, Duisburg-Essen & Bochum/Germany

February 10 - 12


52nd Annual Meeting of the Consortium on the Revolutionary Era

Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS/USA

February 14 - 19



National Association of Native American Studies Conference

National Association of Native American Studies
Westbrook, MN/USA

February 18 - 22

[in-person or virtual]

Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in German-Speaking Countries (GKS)

Ecologies – Environments – Ethics

Hotel am Badersee

February 23 - 26

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) Conference

43rd Annual Conference

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, NM/USA

February 25 - 26


Revisiting Human Rights in Canadian History

History Department, King’s College, Western University
London, ON/Canada

February 28 - March 04


Under-Mapped Spaces: New Methods and Tools for Critical Storytelling with Maps

David Rumsey Map Center and Stanford Geospatial Center & Branner Earth Sciences Library and Map Collections, Library Stanford University
Stanford, CA/USA

March 10 - 13

Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) Annual Convention


Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
Baltimore, MD/USA

March 11


New and Emerging Studies of the Spanish Colonial Borderlands

Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA/USA

March 12



Pursuing Wellness: Medicine and Healing in New England

Historic Deerfield
Deerfield, MA/USA

March 17 - 18



Southeast Indian Studies Conference

Department of American Indian Studies, University of North Carolina
Pembroke, NC/USA

March 17 - 19

Louisiana Historical Association (LHA) Meeting

64th LHA Annual Meeting

Crowne Plaza Executive Center
Baton Rouge, LA/USA

March 17 - 20 [in-person]


April 22 - 24 [hybrid]

Appalachian Studies Conference

Making, Creating, and Encoding: Crafting Possibilities in Appalachia

West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV/USA

March 18 - 19


Indigenous Symposium

New Orleans Center for the Gulf South (NOCGS), Tulane University
New Orleans, LA/USA

March 21 - 25

Spring Academy for Ph.D. Students

Spring Academy on American Culture, Economics, Geography, History, Literature, Politics, and Religion

Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA)

March 23 - 27

American Society for Environmental History (ASEH) Conference

Disaster and Renewal

The Graduate Hotel
Eugene, OR/USA

March 24 - 27

Interdisciplinary Nineteenth Century Studies (INCS) Conference


Salt Lake City, UT/USA

March 30 - April 02


Renaissance Society of America (RSA) Conference

Convention Centre,

March 30 - April 02

Western Social Science Association (WSSA) Conference

64th WSSA Annual Conference

Hilton Denver City Center
Denver, CO/ USA

March 31 - April 03


Organization of American Historians (OAH) Annual Meeting and Concurrent Virtual Conference

Indigenous/American Pasts and Futures

Sheraton Boston Hotel
Boston, MA/USA

April 01 - 03


Southwest Oral History Association Conference

The Memories Matter: Oral History, Hope, and Community

University of Nevada
Las Vegas, NV/USA

April 06 - 08

European Association of American Studies (EAAS) Conference


Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) & Universidad Complutense
Madrid /Spain

April 06 - 08

Great Plains Conference

Reckoning & Reconciliation on the Great Plains: Confronting Our Past, Reimagining Our Future

Center for Great Plains Studies
Lincoln, NE/USA

April 07 - 08


New Worlds, Old Worlds, Lost Worlds: Picturing Prehistory in American Art and Visual Culture

Institut national d'histoire de l'art

April 07 - 09


Virginia Forum

Virginia War Memorial
Richmond, VA/USA

April 21 - 23



British Association for American Studies Conference

University of Hull

April 29 - 30

Irish Association for American Studies Annual Conference

America Gone Wild

DCU All Hallows Campus, Gracepark Road, Drumcondra

April 29 - 30


Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region (OHMAR) Conference

Time to Chat? Oral History as Conversation

Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region (OHMAR)

May 11 - 14

Atlantic Canada Studies Conference

Histories from the Margins: Innovation and Adaptation in Atlantic Canada

University of New Brunswick
Ekwpahak | Fredericton, NB/Canada

May 12 - 13

Academic Symposium

Dissent In Transatlantic Perspective: Then, Now and in the Future?

Prague Creative Center
Prague/Czech Republic

May 12 - 14

Meeting of the French Colonial Historical Society (FCHS)

Transatlantic Diasporas

College of Charleston
Charleston, SC/USA

May 13 - 14

“The Living Breath of wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ” Indigenous Foods Symposium

Learn from the Past, Celebrate the Present, Hope for the Future

University of Washington
Seattle, WA/USA

May 13 - 15


Indigenous-Mennonite Encounters in Time and Place: A Gathering of Body, Mind, and Spirit

Conrad Grebel University College, University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON/Canada

May 13 - 16

PCA Conference

Popular Culture Association (PCA) Annual Conference

Area: American Indian Literatures and Cultures

Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Seattle, WA/USA

May 18 - 20


Maple Leaf and Eagle Conference in North American Studies

Landscapes of Democracy and Diversity in North America

University of Helsinki

May 20 - 21


Railroads in Native America

Ogden, UT/USA

May 20 - 22


War College of the Seven Years’ War

Fort Ticonderoga
Ticonderoga, NY/USA

May 24 - 26

Interdisciplinary Regional Workshop

Water in the West: Toward Convergent Solutions to Water Security

Montana State University,
Bozeman, MT/USA

June 01 - 03

Interdisciplinary Conference

Chesapeake Studies: Change and Continuity in America's Estuary

Salisbury University
Salisbury, MD/USA

June 01 - 04


43rd American Indian Workshop

Northern Perspectives, Native Americans in WW II & Current Research

University of Luxembourg
Luxembourg City/Luxembourg

June 08 - 11

Annual Congress of the French Association of Canadian Studies (AFEC)

70 Years after the "Massey Report": an Assessment of Culture and Cultural Policies in Canada

Université de Versailles-Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Versailles & Canadian Embassy

June 15 - 19

Association for Literature, Environment, and Culture in Canada (ALECC) Conference

Currents and Flows: Ecologies, Creativities, and Materials

University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK/Canada

July 04 - 06

Transatlantic Studies Association (TSA) Conference

20th Annual Conference

University of Kent

July 04 - 08

European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) Conference

Same planet, different worlds: environmental histories imagining anew

University of Bristol

July 14 - 16

Conference & Workshop

Underrepresented Voices of the American Revolution

Massachusetts Historical Society & Suffolk University
Boston, MA/USA

July 21 - 24

Society for Historians of the Early American Republic (SHEAR) Conference

43rd Annual Meeting

New Orleans, LA/USA

July 25 - August 05

Summer School

First European Summer School in Canadian Studies

Canadian Studies Centres of the Universities of Vienna and Innsbruck
Vienna and Innsbruck/Austria

[Date to be announced]

Nordic Association for Canadian Studies (NACS) Conference

"From far and wide": Cultures, memories and identities in Canada

Canadian Studies Centre, University of Aarhus

August 02 - 04

Agricultural History Society Annual Meeting

Greening the Field(s)


August 04 - 06


Indigenous Perspectives on the Meanings of Lamanite

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT/USA

September 21 - 23


Understanding the Holocaust, Genocide, and Mass Violence in the Public Imagination

Metropolitan State University of Denver
Denver, CO/USA

September 22 - 24


International Conference of Thomas Paine Studies

Crafting Narratives of Empire: Contested Roots of Revolution in the Long 18th Century

Institute for Thomas Paine Studies (ITPS), Iona College
New Rochelle, NY/USA

September 23 - 25



Fort Ticonderoga Seminar on the American Revolution

Fort Ticonderoga, NY/USA

September 28 - 29


International Conference

Ethnic, Racial and Religious Conflicts Globally: Analysis, Research and Resolution

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL/USA

September 29 - October 02


Religion in the North American West

Williams P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University
Taos, NM/USA

October 19



Education after Genocide: Shifting Approaches to Conflict, Prevention and Redress

Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN/USA

October 25 - 27

Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries, and Museums (ATALM) Conference

International Conference of Indigenous Archives, Libraries, and Museum

Pechanga Resort and Casino
Temecula, CA/USA

November 10 - 13

Meeting of the Southern Historical Association (SHA)

Southern History Now! Upheavals, Reckonings, and Reimaginings

Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor,
Baltimore, MD/USA


[date tba]

44th American Indian Workshop

[theme tba]

Pázmány University

February 02 - 05

Indianer Inuit: The North American Film Festival

More than Leather and Feather


March 30 - April 02

OAH Conference on American History

Confronting Crises: History for Uncertain Times

Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites
Los Angeles, CA/USA

April 20 - 23


Religion in the North American West

Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art
Indianapolis, IN/USA

June 07 - 10

International Conference

France and Louisiana: A "Special Relationship?"

Bordeaux Montaigne University


[date tba]

45th American Indian Workshop

[theme tba]

Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, University of Pardubice
Pardubice/Czech Republic

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